Whangarei Art Museum
Far more interesting than it sounds, this collection of 1400 ticking, gonging and cuckoo-ing timepieces constitutes the National Clock...
Pupurangi Hire & Tour
Offers a suite of hour-long tours of Whangarei, all with a Maori flavour, including waka (canoe) trips on the river ($35). It also...
This popular microbrewery has a range of chemical-free beers, a terrace, board games and live music on Wednesday (jam night), Friday and...
The best of the Town Basin's cafes has outdoor tables overlooking the forest of yacht masts, and indoor seating bleeding into a gallery....
Lonely Planet review
With its brand new home, accessed through the Hub information centre , Whangarei's public gallery has an interesting permanent collection, the star of which is a 1904 portrait by Goldie.